Citrix Systems Inc. Senior Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) in United States
We believe work is not a place, but rather a thing you do. Our technology revolves around this core philosophy. We are relentlessly committed to helping people work and play from anywhere, on any device. Innovation, creativity and a passion for ever-improving performance drive our company and our people forward. We empower the original mobile device: YOU!
Location:Fort LauderdaleRequisition:R22090 Senior Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) (Open)Job Posting Title:Senior Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)
What we're looking for:
You are a software engineer who knows how to apply engineering principles to operations. You are well versed in a large number of technologies and welcome new tools and techniques. You work in conjunction with fellow developers and operations members to come to the best possible solution. You are always looking for patterns and ways to increase efficiency, eliminate downtime, optimize costs, and maintain performance at scale.
If you have 5+ years of experience with SRE/DevOps, we’d love to speak with you!
Citrix is rapidly developing and expanding its portfolio of large-scale cloud applications across all product lines, including app/desktop virtualization, networking, and content collaboration. These applications must deliver enterprise-grade performance, reliability, and integration while leveraging consumer internet economies of scale in multiple clouds (and in hybrid scenarios that reach behind the enterprise firewall). This requires excellent architecture and dev-ops process in software development, operations, and site reliability engineering.
Responsibilities for this position are for day to day operations and general engineering efforts for scalability, availability, security, and cost for Citrix Workflows products including Citrix Virtual Apps & Desktops
Work with the development teams to design scalable, robust systems using cloud architecture
Build automation using industry tools (like Chef, OpsWorks, CloudFormation, Ansible, Terraform) to deploy hundreds of different services
Ensure a high degree of availability across all of our service offerings
Identify bottlenecks and problems throughout the infrastructure
Drive projects/technical initiatives and architectural/technical service improvements
Requires advanced knowledge of job area obtained through advanced education combined with experience. May have practical knowledge of project management.
Requires a University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years of prior relevant experience; or a Master’s degree with 3 years; or a PhD without experience.
5+ years of SRE/devops experience
Availability for 24 hour on-call rotation for service related issues
Prefer to build automation to perform redundant tasks rather than manually handling toil
Enjoy pushing scalability to the limit with high throughput services
Design solutions with failure in mind to ensure reliability
Enjoy working with a large variety of services and technologies
Like looking through metrics and logs as if it were a treasure hunt
Avoid logging into servers directly and prefer using automation and aggregation to manage them
Strive to be a responsible enabler rather than a "gate"
Have industry experience providing hands-on technical expertise to design, deploy, secure and optimize Cloud services
Be proficient in one or more cloud providers, including AWS, Azure, GCP
Experience with container technologies: Kubernetes, Docker
Software development experience within C#, Python or Java
What you’re looking for:
Our technology is built on the idea that everyone should be able to work from anywhere, at any time, and on any device. It’s a simple philosophy that guides everything we do — including how we work. If you’re an engineer, we’ll give you plenty of ways to test your skills on cutting edge technology. We want employees to do what they do best, every day.
Be bold. Take risks. Imagine a better way to work. If this sounds like you then we’d love to talk.
Functional Area:Cloud Ops
Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles. We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we’re all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You’ll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We’ll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us.
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Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) aims to power a world where people, organizations and things are securely connected and accessible to make the extraordinary possible. We help customers reimagine the future of work by providing the most comprehensive secure digital workspace that unifies the apps, data and services people need to be productive, and simplifies IT’s ability to adopt and manage complex cloud environments. With 2017 annual revenue of $2.82 billion, Citrix solutions are in use by more than 400,000 organizations including 99 percent of the Fortune 100 and 98 percent of the Fortune 500.